The Ultimate Drupal Launch Checklist

07/23/2015 - 14:00-07/23/2015 - 14:45
Balcony B
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Code and DevOps

This track is focused on developers and the back-end technologies to deal with today’s and future challenges. With the coming release of Drupal 8, as well as emerging Web technologies, preparation is essential. These sessions will help you learn how to deliver effective solutions to meet these needs.


We can spend hundreds of hours designing and building a Drupal. But when launch time comes there's still plenty of work to be done. The Ultimate Drupal Launch Checklist covers launch time from every angle, providing orderly steps to avoid post launch surprises. So when you tell the client their site is launched they'll be impressed. This session examines:

  • Pre-Launch Steps to be sure your site is ready for prime time

  • Launch Steps to make you development site production quality

  • Post Launch Steps to get your site noticed and give site maintainers tools for success

Session Objectives

  • Provide the ultimate checklist to make launching Drupal sites go smoothly every time

  • Expose all the gotchas that can happen at launch time

  • Define best practices for launching a Drupal site

  • Share tools and tips for successfully launching a new Drupal site